Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.13.104 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Yūsuf va-Zulaykhā by Jāmī, 1414-1492

Incipit: الهی غنچه امید بگشای گلی از روضه جاوید بنمای
Explicit: جان خواننده را خدای کریم در امان دارد از عذاب الیم
Language(s): Persian


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 165 ff.


Clear but careless Indian nastaʻlīq hand.



Additions: At the end are two ghazals from the dīvān of Ṣāʼib Tabrīzī.


Origin: 1722 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on 'E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922', and 'E.H. Palmer A Descriptive Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, London 1870'.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Trinity College Cambridge


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